Asset Manager

Attorney - Hedge Funds, New York, NY

Attorney – Hedge Funds (New York, NY): Our client $3B asset manager is seeking an eager and motivated legal professional to join their growing team. Specifically, this new hire will be working with the legal team, supporting the hedge fund business.


Key Points: 

  • Opportunity for a JD who has focused on compliance to pivot into a dedicated legal role 
  • Culture is collaborative, friendly, open, and supportive 
  • Position will offer exposure to work that will have a big impact, collaborating with a lean team 
  • Firm is growing and will allow this person to continue to build their skill set and grow their career quickly 
  • Excellent benefits, compensation, perks (employee events, free lunch, fully stocked kitchen!)


  • Review and negotiate NDAs with investors and underlying fund managers; provide counsel on marketing of funds in non-U.S. jurisdictions and other regulatory matters 
  • Analyze and prepare summaries of terms regarding underlying fund investments; review and negotiate vendor agreements, engagement letters, and representation letters with internal teams, and other professional services firms 
  • Assist with updating fund documents (PPMs, subscription documents); review and draft disclosures for marketing materials


  • 1 – 3 years of relevant experience, preferably as a private funds or investment management attorney from a reputable law firm or in-house; bachelors and JD required
  • Experience with negotiating and drafting complex agreements, fund formation, and regulatory issues relating to private funds and registered investment advisers; demonstrated drafting skills
  • Excellent analytical skills with a keen sense of judgement; strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills; must be proactive and a true team player

 Job Reference #1673

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